Prentice Hall Law and Business
The theories on which mutual fund advisers' fiduciary and advisory fees are based have evolved over time. They were changed to justify different public policy approaches and reflect different perceptions of the relationships between advisers and investors. Three theories have developed on the subject and yet another is percolating currently. The familiar context in which these theories arose is revisited to clarify their development.
Advisory Fees: Evolving Theories
The Investment Lawyer
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